November 10 Zhao Shengliang

Special Talk:

Tuesday, November 10, 4:30-6:30pm, CWAC 153

This presentation will be held in Chinese.

Dunghuang Murals In the Present and the Past

Zhao Shengliang
Professor, Dunhuang Academy/Lanzhou University
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Mogao Caves #263 (Right: Restored by Duan Wenjie)

Dunhuang Grottoes have been experienced enormously physical changes due to the affection of natural and human factors over the past thousand years. This talk will trace these changes as shown in Dunghuang murals of the past and the present by detailing the producing process, uses of pigments, and the discoloration over time, which sheds light on the understanding of original features of Dunhuang murals.

Tuesday, November 10, 4:30-6:30pm, CWAC 153

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